Helpful Gardening Tips
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We ship all plants usps priority mail. They arrive to most locations within 2-3 days. We package all plants to retain moisture to up to 10 days in transit. All plants ships from our warehouses in Tennessee. All plants are grown and shipped from out Altamont (zip) 37301 location. We do drop ship for re-sellers also for those wanting to resell our plants.
How We Protect Your Plants For Transit
All plants are dug and immediately taken to our warehouse and tera-sorb moisture retention gel is applied to the roots and then wrapped in plastic to retain superior moisture for transit. They are placed in corogated cardboard shipping boxes for protection when shipped
Upon Receipt Of Your Plants
Upon receipt of your plants, unpack and unwrap the roots and mist with water. Plant within 24-48 hours. If you can not plant within this time frame, put your plants in a cool location (ex- basement, garage or cellar) and water the roots daily. Cover them back up with the plastic so they will not dry out until you can plant them. After planted, water every evening after the sun goes down for 5 days.
Pink Fragrant Rose Tree
Pink Fragrant Rose Trees
If you are looking to perfume your garden, the fragrant pink rose should do the trick. Rose trees are grafted to a strong trunk to create an upscale look and add color to the garden.
How to Grow the Pink Fragrant Rose Tree
Not all roses are recommended for all areas. First, it is essential to find out if the fragrant pink roses are well-suited for your area before beginning the planting journey. The first step would be to water the potted rose trees.
Next, dig a hole that is twice as wide as the pot then check for uniformity and evenness before backfilling the soil. Water the plants thoroughly afterward. Adding mulch helps the soil retain its moisture and protects the root from damaging during extreme temperatures.
When to Plant the Pink Fragrant Rose Tree
Rose trees are ideally planted during spring and fall seasons. However, if you live in hardy zones six or much colder zones, the planting seasons tend to vary. Zones with colder climates allow planting of the pink fragrant rose trees during the spring, mid-summer or early fall.
Planting during these seasons gives your trees enough time to develop a healthy root system before winter. If you are planting during the summer, you must supplement enough water to your rose tree to avoid wilting.
Those living in zones seven and up can safely plant their pink fragrant rose trees during the winter. This is because, during this time, the fragrant pink roses are dormant. For those in zones eight and up, summer planting should be avoided as chances of wilting are high because of the extreme temperatures.
Additionally, watering the pink fragrant rose tree early in the day allows the foliage to dry out during the day.
Soil Recommendations for the Pink Fragrant Rose Trees
Pink fragrant rose trees grow well and thrive in acidic soil conditions. If the soil has a pH level of between 5.0 and 7.0, the pink fragrant rose tree is set to mature well. As mentioned above, mulching helps with drainage and also prevents iron deficiency.
The ideal depth for mulching is between 2 to 4 inches to ensure the entire root system is protected. Pink fragrant rose trees typically grow up to 4 feet tall.
The pink fragrant rose tree blooms during the summer. It is necessary to prune to a leaflet of 5 leaves for them to blossom during summer. It is vital to prune the faded leaves; otherwise, the growth will continue, but the budding will stop.
When purchasing the pink fragrant rose tree, you will find that the pots are sized in 3-gallon containers. However, if you are looking to re-pot the plant, a 5-gallon container would be ideal. A 5-gallon pot is typically 12 inches wide and 11 inches tall.
If the container doesn’t have enough holes, it is best to add some more for proper drainage. This is because the roots of the pink fragrant rose tree are intolerant to water-logging. For the potted rose tree, wrap the trunk with a protective cover and mulch to keep the plant moisturized. It is essential to note that the potted pink fragrance rose tree will not be as hardy as the grounded one.